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IT'S A PROCESS
COMMUNI"K"ATION (EACH RESPONSE BEGINS WITH K)
SPICES
THE "RED" ZONE
100

It's the main alcoholic ingredient in a Highland Sling

Scotch

100

Mucho methane is released from this process of injecting high-pressure fluid into underground rock to free gas & oil

fracking

100

AM radio broadcast frequencies are measured in these, 1000s of cycles per second

kilohertz

100

Spanish for "little gourd", the guajillo is a mild type of these with a heat rating of 2,500-5,000 Scoville units

chili (pepper)
100

It's a 2-word visual term for getting very angry

seeingn red

200

You don't have to live like a monk to enjoy a $399 bottle of this brand of champagne from 1998

Dom Perignon

200

John Paul II emphasized beatification & this, & soon after his death, the process was fast-tracked for him

canonization

200

With a smartphone you have access to a million apps; you want this kind that slays the others

a killer app

200

Trinidad lacked spices used in India but created its own type of this blend used in the island's unofficial national dish

curry

200

A 2-word phrase meaning "deficit", it dates to 1907

red ink

300

Applejack is a type of this liquor made from apples; Slivovitz is one made from plums

Brandy

300

As well as a bathroom fixture, it can mean the process of grooming & dressing oneself

toilet

300

Before videotape, TV shows were preserved via this process, filming directly from a TV monitor

kinescope

300

The spices in Starbucks pumpkin spice latte topping are cinnamon, clove, ginger & this

nutmeg

300

Innate, or born to close relatives

inbred

400

Named for a region in Tuscany, this red table wine was once recognized by its fiasco, a straw-covered bottle

Chianti

400

The collodion process, involving an iodide & a glass plate, was an 1851 innovation in this then-new field

photography

400

It's the amount of space between 2 printed letters

kerning

400

Curcumin is a yellow pigment of this spice sometimes known as Indian saffron

turmeric

400

In slang, it's what guitar players do playing a fast solo

shredding

500

A tweet in 2016 "fixed the typo" on a can of this beer from "America" to "Belgium", the actual home of its parent company

Budweiser

500

U.S. military meals ready to eat are heated by this process, which is basically rusting 

oxidation

500

5-letter term for a Chinese ideograph used in Japanese writing

kanji
500

Ouzo & pastis are flavored with this spice that tastes like licorice or fenne

anise

500

The D.O.E. says that the goal of this "is to ensure that institutions of higher education meet acceptable levels of quality"

accreditation 

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